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Sunday, October 13, 2013

Less is More and Mama Elephant's Birthday Party

I LOVE Halloween! So I made a bunch of Halloween cards today for the LIM challenge - one layer witches or wizards. I have no wizard stamp at all - my selection for witches is better...

This is my favorite card - I may post the other ones some other time....

The witch is from craft smart, the other stamps are Martha Stewart. I colored it with Copics. I had to give her some googly eyes - I could not resist....

I am also linking this up with Inkspirational - Anything goes


Watch out - there are a lot of pictures coming up......

And then I thought I share with you my fun afternoon I had yesterday. I went with Ren-Yi and my sister to the birthday bash from Mama Elephant in Hoboken. We went crazy with stamp shopping and we did some make and takes - below are mine.

I used the set Winter Wonderland for it. The sentiment is from Merry Greetings. 
The tags are made with their tag die cut set and I also used the Party set for it. So much fun!
I am linking this card with the Simon Says Challenge - use a stamp

And here is Ren-Yi and myself

with my sister

and can you believe it - Kryssi herself - and she is as nice as she looks like!
Too bad I don't have a picture of Angela - of course she was there as well.

After the party was over we strolled around in Hoboken - its such a vibrant little town and the weather was perfect.

There is a German restaurant in town

Here are some excerpts from their menu - this is for my German followers - we had some good laughs here....

But I'll explain - there is no such thing as Bavarian onion rings
Lever-kaese - correct spelling: Leberkäse
Brauenwurst - I have no idea what that is supposed to be - its not German, that's for sure
and lastly the 
Wienerschnitzel ala Holstein  - an oxymoron

And the best for last - my sister trying out the latest apron fashion:

Have a great evening and thanks for visiting!


Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card for Halloween-love those googly eyes!
You look like you had fun with your crafty friends-and you made some beautiful creations-oh,that apron made me LOL!
Have a great day,Nessa xx

Lindsey said...

Fab card. Love the image!

Anonymous said...

These cards are so great! The coloring and eyes on the witch are great and I love those trees on the Christmas card! Thanks so much for joining us at Inspirational!
- Shauna

Laura Sterckx said...

Ooo, I adore this card! The reindeer looks so cute and I love the sentiment you stamped on top of it! Looks very crisp and clean! :) Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Wednesday Challenge Blog!

Ren-Yi said...

hey hey - das war echt ein lustiger & toller Tag. Schickst du mir die Bilder nachtraeglich? ich moechte in mein Scrapbook miteinbinden. :) Danke nochmal dass du mich "mitgeschleppt" hast ;)

Jen said...

fabulous little witch
Thanks for joining us this week
Jen x
"Less Is More"

Loli said...

Hola Cornelia, very funny card for LIM, i like the goggly eyes, perfect touch :D, your others cards are a great work too.
Hugs from Palma de Mallorca

Cammy Wall said...

Hi Cornelia! It was so nice to meet you! Love your beautiful make & takes from the afternoon. Let's plan a stamping get together soon! Cammy

Suzanne said...

Hi Cornelia! These pics are fabulous! It was great seeing you there in NJ!

Kryssi said...

Thanks for coming, you were so much fun to hang with!!!

Kanan Pandya said...

Love your cute card and sweet image of witch.

It looks like you had blast at the ME birthday party. Love your card and tags and all the beautiful pictures, Cornelia. :-)

Daen'Ys said...

Oh, die hat aber große Augen, sie freut sich wohl schon auf ihr Hexensüppchen...
Wunderschön sind auch deine Tags und besonders gefällt mir die Weihnachtskarte!
Oh gei, an Lebakas, an sechan heit i a gern a mol wida gess'n!!! Do rint ma ja glei' s'Wossa im Maul zamma!
GLG Rosi

Chrissie said...

This is one cute witch and they are great pictures too!
Thanks so much
"Less is More"

Susanne Vargas said...

Süsse Hexe - die googly eyes sind perfekt! Die Weihnachtskarte mit den Rehen ist auch sehr schön. Man sieht, dass ihr viel Spass gehabt habt. Die Speisekarte war ja wirklich zum Schreien!

M said...

Love your CAS Halloween card - googly eyes great. Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational Challenges. Come back next time! Marina

Meighan Wheller said...

Love your CAS Halloween card, such a cute image and with those spooky eyes! Thanks for sharing with us at Inkspirational, we hope to see you again soon. Meighan DT